Equal Opportunities Commission


E-news Issue 256


Issue 256 | 30/04/2021

EOC welcomes new Members and extends gratitude to outgoing Members

The Government announced the appointment of five new Members to the EOC today (30 April 2021), including Ms CHAN Lai-kwan, Ms CHOI Yi-tak, Dr Theresa CUNANAN, Ms Linda TSANG Chi-man and Miss YIM Chor-pik. They will serve a two-year term with effect from 20 May 2021...

Landlords and estate agents can be allies of racial equality

Good tenants come from all races. To engage the public – particularly landlords and estate agents – in tackling racial discrimination in housing, the EOC will launch an MTR advertising campaign in the coming month...

Speak up against sexual, disability and racial harassment in common workplaces

Since the Discrimination Legislation (Miscellaneous Amendments) Ordinance 2020 took effect last June, the EOC has been publishing leaflets, guidance and magazine articles to educate the public about the latest changes to Hong Kong’s anti-discrimination laws. To further raise awareness of one of the major updates, namely the new protections against sexual, disability and racial harassment in common workplaces, the EOC will put up posters at around 60 MTR stations during 1-14 May 2021...

EOC hits one-year mark on LinkedIn

The EOC officially launched its LinkedIn page this month last year. Thanks to an ever-growing commitment to diversity and inclusion (D&I) across industries and sectors, our followers have risen to nearly 1,000...